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Voices

4.23.2019

Blue economies can repair ecosystems and economies of island nations — but not without the leadership of women

Nickie Cammisa

In countries with coastlines, there’s a literal ocean of opportunity that remains untapped. This opportunity — known as the blue economy — includes major industries such as fishing, shipping and tourism. The trick is taking advantage of this opportunity to grow the economy and create jobs without damaging ecosystems and depleting the resource, which would…





Video

11.29.2018

Solving the ‘green wine puzzle’ (Video)

David Colgan

Eco-friendly wines taste better, but they don’t command higher prices in the marketplace. Learn why from UCLA professor Magali Delmas and Bonterra Organic Vineyards


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11.27.2018

White Mountain Research Center offers a range of scientific possibilities (Video)

Sonia Aronson

With 5,000 year-old pine trees, 10,000 feet of elevation and an abundance of animal and insect species, the four field stations of the White Mountain Research Center are prime territory to learn about California’s natural environment — from climate change ecology to how people are affected by high altitudes. For students, the center offers a…